The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 41 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 17 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 4.18% - 0.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.78% - 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 3
Average salary £42,450 - £20,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +6.25%
Open Source
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Devon region.

Miscellaneous Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
133 152 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 32.68% 39.48% 31.17%
Number of salaries quoted 94 129 101
Average salary £32,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Open Source
Salary Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Devon region.

Open Source Salary Trend in Devon

Open Source
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Devon region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter - 11 £47,500 -
Open Source
South West

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Devon region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source.

1 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (63.33%) JavaScript
3 18 (60.00%) Linux
4 17 (56.67%) Java
5 16 (53.33%) HTML
5 16 (53.33%) Degree
6 13 (43.33%) Computer Science
7 12 (40.00%) CSS
8 11 (36.67%) Business Analysis
8 11 (36.67%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (36.67%) NoSQL
8 11 (36.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (36.67%) Relational Database
9 9 (30.00%) HTML5
9 9 (30.00%) Management Information System
10 8 (26.67%) Project Management
10 8 (26.67%) Data Architecture
11 7 (23.33%) Alfresco
11 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
11 7 (23.33%) QA
11 7 (23.33%) Software Architecture
11 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
11 7 (23.33%) User Experience
11 7 (23.33%) People Management
11 7 (23.33%) RDBMS
11 7 (23.33%) C#
11 7 (23.33%) SQL
11 7 (23.33%) Change Management
11 7 (23.33%) Spring
11 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Devon region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (23.33%) Alfresco
2 4 (13.33%) Apache
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) PostgreSQL
1 11 (36.67%) NoSQL
1 11 (36.67%) Relational Database
2 7 (23.33%) RDBMS
3 4 (13.33%) MySQL
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Navigator
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 4 (13.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.33%) Subversion
3 3 (10.00%) IntelliJ
3 3 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (20.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Software Manager
2 7 (23.33%) Software Development Manager
2 7 (23.33%) Development Manager
3 6 (20.00%) Technical Leader
3 6 (20.00%) Service Development Manager
3 6 (20.00%) IT Services Manager
3 6 (20.00%) Service Manager
3 6 (20.00%) IT Development Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Java Team Leader
4 4 (13.33%) Senior DBA
4 4 (13.33%) Team Leader
4 4 (13.33%) Administrator
4 4 (13.33%) Web Developer
4 4 (13.33%) DBA
4 4 (13.33%) Software Team Leader
5 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Development Team Leader
5 3 (10.00%) Software Development Team Leader
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (53.33%) HTML
2 12 (40.00%) CSS
3 9 (30.00%) HTML5
4 7 (23.33%) Spring
5 5 (16.67%) jQuery
5 5 (16.67%) CSS3
5 5 (16.67%) JSON
6 4 (13.33%) Ajax
6 4 (13.33%) LAMP
6 4 (13.33%) .NET
6 4 (13.33%) Backbone.js
7 3 (10.00%) Dojo
7 3 (10.00%) Web Services
7 3 (10.00%) XML
8 1 (3.33%) XHTML
8 1 (3.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) Computer Science
2 9 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (23.33%) User Experience
4 6 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 6 (20.00%) Physics
5 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (10.00%) Visualisation
7 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
7 1 (3.33%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (60.00%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Apple iOS
2 4 (13.33%) Android
2 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) Business Analysis
2 11 (36.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (26.67%) Project Management
3 8 (26.67%) Data Architecture
4 7 (23.33%) Software Architecture
4 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
4 7 (23.33%) People Management
4 7 (23.33%) Change Management
4 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
5 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 5 (16.67%) Product Management
6 5 (16.67%) TDD
7 4 (13.33%) Scrum
7 4 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (13.33%) Test Automation
8 3 (10.00%) Coaching
8 3 (10.00%) Line Management
8 3 (10.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) JavaScript
2 17 (56.67%) Java
3 7 (23.33%) C#
3 7 (23.33%) SQL
4 6 (20.00%) Python
5 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
5 4 (13.33%) PHP
5 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) Degree
2 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) QA
2 4 (13.33%) ISO 14001
2 4 (13.33%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle
1 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
1 4 (13.33%) Facebook
2 1 (3.33%) IBM